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Wednesday's Word (#25)

This week has already been filled with some incredible events and it’s only Wednesday! Yesterday I listened to Neil Gaiman’s Neverwhere (BBC Dramatization) and fell in love with his writing style! 212 more words


"The Incredible Rarity of Changing Your Mind."

July 27th – This American Life: #555 “The Incredible Rarity of Changing Your Mind.”

A couple of weeks ago, I listened to this podcast on the way to work.   159 more words


5 Great Podcasts For Writers & Creative Folks

One of my favorite things is listening to podcasts while driving, cooking, and getting ready in the morning. As a writer and journalist, I love listening to stories. 442 more words

Writing Advice & Exercises

The middle chapters are usually like this, aren’t they?

I tear open the candy bar wrapper and take a little bite. Just one bite I tell myself. Just enough to shove down the tears. 714 more words

Thinking inside the panel

Note: Every Friday, The A.V. Club, my favorite pop cultural site on the Internet, throws out a question to its staff members for discussion, and I’ve decided that I want to join in on the fun. 920 more words


Other Culture Break: Podcasts

I personally feel that podcasts are the most underrated medium for absorbing culture. I am continually shocked by the amount – or lack of – people who listen to podcasts. 297 more words